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Should all vaping options be banned?

Hong Kong intends to ban e-cigarettes and other new alternatives to smoking. The tight control of tobacco has seen vaping promoted as a ‘less harmful’ substitute. Teens and young adult non-smokers, are targeted with sleek designs and cool flavors. Dara Wang finds the industry in turmoil and users of the product confused.

May 27, 2019

Why not import workers to fix labor shortage

Hong Kong suffers critical manpower shortages. Youth seek meaningful careers, not low-end jobs with no future. Employers clamor for imported labor to fill the gaps. Trade unions resist. The Hong Kong government is stymied. Meanwhile, AI and robotics will replace repetitive tasks, forcing new challenges on society, finds Luis Liu.

March 25, 2019
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